posted on Dec, 29 2003 @ 10:49 AM
Check it out:
By PAUL ELIAS, AP Biotechnology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO - Davis Baltz shops for organic food and otherwise tries to live as healthy as he can. So he was shocked to learn that the pollutants
collecting inside his body sounded much like a Superfund cleanup site: pesticides, flame retardants and other nasty, man-made chemicals turned up in a
"What that told me is that no matter what I tried to do, the plumes of chemicals that we are passing in and out of everyday give us exposure," said
Baltz, who works for Commonweal, an environmental group in Bolinas, Calif. Commonweal and the Washington-based Environmental Working Group funded
tests for Baltz and eight others at $5,000 apiece.
So here is my question: How do we get this crap outta our bodies? Not long ago I read an article about how if you eat 30% less you will live much
longer (I don't remember the age). I didn't understand how that could be true until someone reminded me that the less you eat, the less your body
has to filter out. ANyway, that is the only think I can think of. How 'bout you?